This page presents the geographical name data for Stevenson Cove in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.
Feature Name (see definition): Stevenson Cove
Feature Class (see definition): Bay
Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)
Feature ID (see definition): 14581
Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
66° 15' 00" S
Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
110° 37' 00" E
Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.25
Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 110.6166667
Elevation (see definition): No data
Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1960
Description (see definition): A cove on the N side of Clark Peninsula, about 2 mi ENE of Wilkes Station. This region was photographed from the air by U.S. Navy (USN) OpHjp (1946-47), Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) (1956) and the Soviet expedition (1956). The cove was included in a 1957 ground survey by C.R. Eklund. He named it for Andrew Stevenson, economic advisor to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, author of a report for the Committee on the IGY in the Arctic and Antarctic.
Date Created (see definition): No data
Date Edited (see definition): No data